The Corporate Social Responsibility Programme of the Year Award
The award recognises international private businesses who are successfully delivering initiatives that are contributing to societal goals of a philanthropic or charitable nature with ethically oriented practices.
Award entries closes on 28th July.
2022 Winner – WeQare
WeQare is Qatar Airways Cargo’s sustainability programme. WeQare’s first initiative, ‘1 Million Kilos’, provided free transport on board Qatar Airways Cargo flights to charities involved in transporting humanitarian aid and medical supplies all over the world. This chapter ran until December 2020. Through a partnership with disaster logistics nonprofit Airlink, Qatar Airways Cargo will continue providing charity cargo transportation to the humanitarian community until 2025.
2021 Winner – La Caixa Banking Foundation
La Caixa Banking Foundation, in alliance with the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), are working since 2017 in the initiative MOM Project: Improving nutritional conditions of children, pregnant and lactating women among refugees in Ethiopia. Its purpose is treating and preventing malnutrition in children in Ethiopia, including innovative methodologies and technologies, in order to guarantee the right to protection against hunger and malnutrition of refugee populations. The initiative is directly contributing to SDGs 2 and 3.